Debunking Banking Myths: WHEELS Students Visit Chase Bank for Financial Workshop >

The JPMorgan Chase Harlem Community Branch hosted students from WHEELS, a NYC Outward Bound School in Washington Heights, for a financial literacy workshop on Friday, Jan. 31. The newly renovated Harlem Community Branch is the first space of its kind in the nation, and designed to be a resource to local small businesses and community […]

The Hechinger Report’s Miseducation Podcast Highlights James Baldwin Students >

This season of the Miseducation podcast, produced by The Hechinger Report in partnership with The Bell, follows students from NYC Outward Bound’s transfer school, James Baldwin. The stories seek to highlight how transfer schools like James Baldwin serve young men and women with different needs than traditional high school students. Listen to the podcast here.

Chalkbeat highlights WHEELS alumna’s first-person account of college supports >

Chalkbeat recently published a first-person piece written by Karla Arroyo, a WHEELS alum and recent SUNY Old Westbury grad. (more…)

Network Teachers From Across NYC Participate in Knowledge Share >

NYC Outward Bound Schools recently hosted two content-specific meet-ups for teachers across its 13 network schools to provide support and promote the sharing of resources, curriculum and best practices among educators. (more…)

Hope for the Decade: Three NYC High School Students’ Vision for Climate Justice >

Following their participation in the Times Square ball drop on Dec. 31, 2019, Diane Arevalo, Ricardo Herrera and Mayerling Lantigua (more…)

Launch Students Making a Better World >

Launch middle school students partnered with the Campaign Against Hunger to help end hunger during Better World Day.

Geoff and Ginger Worden >

Ginger and Geoff Worden are the recipients of the 2019 Kurt Hahn Award. This is the highest honor that Outward Bound USA bestows, and there are no two individuals who are more deserving.

Sara Boeck Batista: 2019 Klingenstein Teacher Award >

Leaders High School teacher, Sara Boeck Batista, receives National Teaching Award from EL Education

Channel View is Credentialed >

Channel View received EL Education’s national credential for their exemplary practice in each of the three dimensions of student achievement that EL prioritizes: academic performance, high-quality work, and positive character.

CEO Richard Stopol Offers Hope for the New School Year >

President & CEO Richard Stopol shares a recipe for educational excellence in the New York Daily News that if put into practice can help all students succeed, regardless of background or circumstance. Read his Op-Ed to learn more.